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Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record!

Posted by melodee@galvanizecs.com | Friday, June 8th

Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record! Join Furkids and the Petco Foundation as we celebrate Petco National Adoption Weekend July 7th and 8th! This is one of Furkids' largest adoption events of the year, so you can bet on all of our cutest puppies, kittens, dogs and cats being there.  How big is National Adoption Weekend? In 2015, Furkids had the highest number of adoptions in the COUNTRY during October's National Adoption event. In 2016, we found homes for 114 dogs and cats during the July event alone. This year, we're aiming to find forever families for 150 animals in one weekend. If you're looking for a new family… READ MORE >

Be part of a game-changing new program

Posted by Admin | Wednesday, May 30th

What life saving change allowed a long-time homeless Furkids cat find a new home in minutes? Now, you can be part of a game-changing new program. Tessa, a beautiful kitty, has lived at Furkids for nearly 365 long days, watching adopters leave the shelter with other cats. Sadly, Tessa was always left behind, and our staff members watched this affectionate cat lose her spirit.  Until a bold new program matched Tessa with an unlikely adoptive family—almost immediately. Furkids and the Athens Area Humane Society joined forces to launch the Georgia Interstate TransFUR Coalition, an innovative state-to-state animal adoption program.  The… READ MORE >

Home For the Pawlidays

Posted by Furkids Admin | Monday, November 21st

Adoption fees are sponsored by Zappos from Black Friday through Cyber Monday! What a great time to adopt!Tell everyone you know! Share now! READ MORE >

Hurricane Matthew Victims Update

Posted by Furkids Admin | Thursday, October 27th

- UDPATE -  Two weeks ago, Furkids took in 63 Hurricane Matthew victims who had been affected by severe flooding in the Carolinas. We asked for contributions to help with the care of these helpless animals who had lost everything, and our fans stepped up. Thanks to your generous donations, we were able to provide for all the Hurricane Matthew dogs and cats who came into our shelters. Many of the animals were placed into safe, warm, loving foster homes and are settling in well and recovering. Again, we want to thank all our supporters, volunteers, fosters and staff who… READ MORE >

Competitive Furkids Kitties at the Cotton States Cat Show

Posted by Furkids Admin | Thursday, October 27th

by C.A. Folds Do you recognize this beautiful black and white boy in Renee Cardona’s arms? It’s Jesse, a former Furkid, now living with his forever family. In this picture he is receiving his award for being the best cat in the household pet class at the Cotton States Cat Show. Jesse is one of many Furkids who have had brief but fulfilling careers as show cats with CFA and TICA, organizations who celebrate both domestic household pets and purebred cats. On November 5th & 6th Furkids will again participate in the annual Cotton States CFA Championship & Household Pet… READ MORE >
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